The Lynden girls' tennis team suffered a 6-1 Northwest Conference loss to Anacortes on Monday, April 14, at home.
The Lynden No. 1 doubles team of Alex Schulhauser and Kelsey Hewsen were the only winners for the Lions, beating Anacortes' Taylor Phillips and Jolie Jurkovich 7-5, 6-4.
"I'm proud of that first doubles team for pulling through and battling," Lynden coach Trey Ballard said in a phone interview. "It was a good battle."
ANACORTES 6, LYNDEN 1
Singles: Paola Jurkovich (A) def. Kira Kollmyer (L) 6-0, 6-1; Carly Anderson (A) def. Bridget Johnson (L) 6-2, 6-1; Maria Dale (A) def. Katherine Haveman (L) 6-3, 6-0; Colleen Anderson (A) def. Emily Brown (L) 6-3. 6-0
Doubles: Alex Schulhauser and Kelsey Hewsen (L) def. Taylor Phillips and Jolie Jurkovich (A) 7-5, 6-4; Stella Gillman and Miranda Millard (A) def. Bailee Mulder and Kelly Fiebig (L) 6-2, 6-2; Meghan Green and Nicole McInerney (A) def. Rachel Wiles and Emily Thies (L) 6-4, 6-1.
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